Yes, Lugols is part Iodine & part iodide, where SSKI is pure iodide.
Lugols 5% breaks down to 6.25mg per drop which contains 3.75 mg KI and 2.5 mg elemental I2.
It break down like this:
Iodide is preferred by the following:
Thyroid needs 3% prefers Iodide
Skin needs 20% and prefers iodide
Salivary Glands prefer iodide
Iodine is preferred by the following:
Muscles (650mg) and fat needs(700mg iodine) 70%
Breast tissue needs 3-5 mg / day minimum and prefers iodine
Prostate prefers iodine
Stomach prefers iodine
Ovaries prefer iodine
kidneys, spleen, liver, blood, & intestines can use either form
The entire body stores 1500 mg 1.5 gm total
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